The entire crew of 33 perished when the ship, bound for Puerto Rico from Jacksonville, Fla., sank during Hurricane Joaquin on Oct. 1, 2015.
(Georgia Institute of Technology) A new analysis done to support the investigation into the 2015 sinking of the El Faro cargo ship has calculated the likelihood of a massive rogue wave during Hurricane Joaquin in October of that year -- and demonstrated a new technique for evaluating the probability of rogue waves over space and time.
The voyage data recorder from El Faro, the U.S. flagged cargo ship that sank in the Atlantic during Hurricane Joaquin in October, was succes...
The entire crew of 33 died when the ship sank during Hurricane Joaquin on Oct. 1, 2015.
The National Transportation Safety Board announced Wednesday its intent to release the audio recording from the El Faro’s “Black Box” Voyage Data Recorder on December 13th. The El Faro sank during Hurricane Joaquin in October 2015, and all 33 crewmembers aboard perished in the accident. Show More Summary
It’s a fact that wedding days simply don’t go 100% stick-to-the-schedule, no hiccups, perfect. In fact, sometimes unexpected guests like Hurricane Joaquin threaten to crash the party. But for Marisa and Scott, the impending storms didn’t even make them flinch. Because in the end, their candlelit reception designed by Type A Society perfectly offset the […]
Flag girl Sara defying gravity on the West Coast. Photos by Daniel Beaudry. October, it seems, is a cruel mistress. After bad weather in 2014 and a one-week delay for Hurricane Joaquin in 2015, The Race of Gentlemen (TROG) moved its East Coast event to June and added a new October event for West Coast […]
Karma is a bitch, Tony Perkins. In an epic display of karmic retribution, Family Research Council president Tony Perkins, who once claimed Hurricane Joaquin was punishment from god for the Supreme Court’s decision to legalize gay marriage,...Show More Summary
The voyage data recorder (VDR) from El Faro, a U.S. flagged cargo ship that sank during Hurricane Joaquin in October 2015, has been recovered from the ocean floor late Monday evening, the U.
Federal officials have announced a one-month delay in the mission to retrieve the "black box" of a freighter that sank in the Atlantic Ocean during Hurricane Joaquin.
Think a little storm like Hurricane Joaquin would put a halt on these wedding plans? You better think again. Because this couple was ready to wed no matter the circumstances, with an awesome crew of vendors like Simply Chic, Beehive Events and Abby Jiu Photography by their side. Luckily the storm mostly bypassed their city, leaving them with grey skies, […]
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The National Transportation Safety Board is set to resume its search Monday for the voyage data recorder of the sunken El Faro cargo ship. The U.S. flagged El Faro sank after sailing into Hurricane Joaquin on October 1, 2015 with the loss of all 33 crew. Show More Summary
Coast Guard and NTSB investigating cargo ship's October sinking during Hurricane Joaquin, killing 33 crew members
Investigators with the U.S. Coast Guard are getting ready to kick off the first hearings in the probe into the loss of the American cargo ship El Faro and its 33 crew members during Hurricane Joaquin in October. The first session of...Show More Summary
The container ship El Faro was hauling cars, groceries and other products needed for daily life in Puerto Rico when it met its demise during Hurricane Joaquin, per CNN. Now the National Transportation Safety Board is searching the wreckage in hopes of locating any clue into the ship’s last moments. Read more...
The National Transportation Safety Board has released a video which shows the final resting place of the El Faro – the cargo ship that sank during Hurricane Joaquin back in October. The video shows the doomed ship resting on the sea floor amidst mangled metal and debris strewn around across, ABC News reports. Show More Summary
In light of the Thanksgiving holiday, this past week our staff at Andros South sponsored a benefit cookout to raise money for two great causes – hurricane relief for our friends still recovering from hurricane Joaquin, and the South Andros High basketball team who is traveling to a tournament on New Providence Island as we […]
By Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class John Paul Kotara II, All Hands Magazine El Faro, a U.S.-flagged vessel, and its 33 crewmen vanished in the seas of Hurricane Joaquin off the coast of the Bahamas Oct. 1. To locate the vessel investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) and U.S. Coast Guard were supported […] .
The 2015 hurricane season offered few surprises -- except for Hurricane Joaquin.